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This photo was sent to us by Jeffrey and Karen Larson - they reported trees down at their place on Stowe Lake Road NW.

UPDATED with PHOTOS: Storms leave residents without power, trees down, soggy lawns

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Severe weather rumbled through the area overnight and residents woke up to scattered branches, downed trees, soggy lawns and some power outages.


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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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